The A380 will make its maiden flight Wednesday morning depending on weather conditions and the absence of last-minute problems, Airbus said yesterday. Separately, Airbus and China Aviation Industry Corp. II confirmed plans to establish a joint venture engineering center. The Beijing facility, which will perform aircraft-specific design work for the A350 program, will be located in the Tianzhu Airport Industrial Zone adjacent to the offices of Airbus China. Some 200 engineers will be ...

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